The last untold story of the First World War: the fortunes and fates of 170,000 British soldiers captured by the enemy.
John Lewis-Stempel is the author of numerous anthologies and books on military history. He lives on a farm in Herefordshire with his wife and two children.Join John Lewis-Stempel on Facebook www.facebook.com/pages/John-Lewis-Stempel and follow him on Twitterhttps://twitter.com/JLewisStempel.
SuperbWonderful ... hugely movingLewis-Stempel describes our prisoners as the lost men of the Great War ... In writing this moving, harrowing account he has done them a noble service - THE TIMESA vivid study of the lost heroes of the First World War: the British PoWs who made valiant bids for freedom - SUNDAY TIMES